Recycling and remanufacturing of Toners and Cartridges in Ethiopia

This proposal was submitted on the 24th of August 2009.

This project has been approved for PSI subsidy in December 2009. The total budget is 1,5 milion EUR of which 750.000 will be PSI grant.


Recipient company from Ethiopia

Applicant company from kenya


The project has started and a Joint Venture was established: Cartridge King Ltd.

They have renovated a facility and installed most hardware.

They are test running now and are now focusing on marketing their new brand


25th of June 2012.

Cartridge King has had an inauguration ceremony last week:

They finalized their pilot project succesfuly mid 2013.

Picture: Collection bin for cartridge pick up.